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Cost of Living Comparison:
Iowa City, Iowa - Seattle, Washington

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A salary of $65,000 in Iowa City, Iowa should increase to $113,253 in Seattle, Washington

Cost of Living IndexesIowa CitySeattle
Overall101177
Food100110
Housing102315
Median Home Cost$189,600$584,400
Utilities8694
Transportation105113
Health96116
Miscellaneous103113
100=national average

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Comparison Highlights

Seattle is 74% more expensive than Iowa City.
Median Home Cost is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
Median Home Cost is 208% more expensive in Seattle.

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